CEO - SSN Incubation Foundation
Chandran Krishnan is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai and holds Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.
He is currently the CEO of SSN Incubation Foundation, part of SSN Institutions founded by Dr Shiv Nadar. His last assignment was as CEO of The Chennai Angels.
Chandran has over 35 years’ experience in IT/ITES, Financial Services, Investment Advisory, Automotive, Aerospace & Defence, Other Industrial Sectors and the Startup Ecosystem.
He has headed profit centers overseeing operations across India, Americas, UK,
Europe and ANZ. He has also led many cross-border and domestic M&A transactions.
Besides this, he has also managed Corporate Strategy, New Business Development, Marketing, Sourcing, IT and HR functions.
Organizations that he has worked for include The Chennai Angels, HCL Technologies, CK Birla Group, Rane Group, Ashok Leyland Finance, Reliance Life
Insurance and Elgi Equipments.